Registration Information

How to Register for Extended Studies Classes

All current offerings are available on our website at

Some programs, such as Summer Residencies and online Portfolio Development Workshops, require an application. Please follow the instructions on those pages to complete your application. If your application is successful, you will be notified via email with further instructions to proceed to the course or program page to complete your enrollment and tuition payment.

If you are a current CalArts student wishing to enroll in a Summer Session course, please proceed to the CalArts Hub for registration and payment.

Payment Options

Payment must be made in full and in U.S. dollars to complete enrollment. Your spot in your selected course or program is not guaranteed until full payment is received by CalArts’ Accounting Office and you have received a notification by email confirming your enrollment. You are advised to settle your account well before your course or program begins. Students who have not paid their tuition in full by the payment deadline will be withdrawn from the class.

Pay Online

Through our website you may pay by credit card (Visa or MasterCard only). This is the fastest way to complete enrollment and guarantee your spot in the course or program.

Pay with Cash (in person only)

The Cashier’s Window in the Accounting Office is open from 9 am to 4 pm, Monday through Friday; closed on Fridays from mid-May through to the end of August. All payments must be made in U.S. dollars; foreign currency will not be accepted.

Pay by Check

You may drop off a check to the Cashier’s window in person or mail it to:

Attention: Accounting Office
24700 McBean Parkway
Valencia, CA 91355

  • Please make the check payable to “CalArts”.
  • All payments must be made in U.S. dollars. Foreign currency will not be accepted.
  • Please make sure your name, ID Number (X followed by six digits) and “Extended Studies” is written on the front of the check.

Pay by Bank Wire

Please use the following information:

J.P. Morgan Chase - New York, NY 10017

Make Payable to:

California Institute of the Arts
Beneficiary Account Number: 726531111
Beneficiary Routing (ABA) number (U.S.): 021000021
Swift Code (International): CHASUS33

  • Please make sure your name, ID Number (X followed by six digits) and “Extended Studies” is referenced in the wire.
If you need assistance with your payment, or for other payment questions, please contact Extended Studies at 661-222-2746 and we’ll transfer you to our Accounting Office.